National Sports

The Latest: Andrew Boselli details his virus experiences

Apr 10, 2020

Florida State offensive lineman Andrew Boselli says he had the coronavirus and detailed some of what his famous father went through in his own fight against COVID-19

30 MLB players sign on for The Show video game tournament

Apr 10, 2020

Blake Snell, Juan Soto and Bo Bichette are among the baseball stars switching over to PlayStation with America’s pastime on hold

Tokyo Olympic CEO hints games could be in doubt even in 2021

Apr 10, 2020

The chief executive of the Tokyo Games says he can’t guarantee the postponed Olympics will be staged next year because the coronavirus continues to spread in Japan

Leave doping ban in past amid virus outbreak, Russia says

Apr 10, 2020

The Russian sports minister says it's time for international authorities to “turn a new page” and forget the country’s Olympic doping ban because of the coronavirus pandemic

Belarusian club puts mannequins in stands as fans stay away

Apr 10, 2020

The defending champions in Belarus have started putting mannequins in the stands as soccer fans stay away from stadiums because of the coronavirus

AP Interview: Ravelli on USA ‘94, the virus, being different

Apr 10, 2020

Thomas Ravelli is the extrovert former Sweden goalkeeper who helped give the Scandinavian nation one of its greatest sporting rushes a quarter of a century ago

AP Was There: Tiger wins Masters to cap remarkable comeback

Apr 10, 2020

A panel of 15 golf writers voted on what they considered the five best Masters in history

Column: No good walks spoiled as golf courses shuttered

Apr 10, 2020

Before Nevada's governor decided this week to close golf courses, the idea of people playing golf during the pandemic was already being debated on social media

Man at heart of Maple Leaf Gardens sexual abuse scandal dies

Apr 10, 2020

The man at the heart of the Maple Leaf Gardens sexual abuse scandal has died

AP source: Bulls tab Nuggets' Karnisovas to lead operations

Apr 10, 2020

The struggling Chicago Bulls hired Denver Nuggets general manager Arturas Karnisovas to run their basketball operation, a person familiar with the situation said Thursday night

UFC 249 canceled after ESPN, Disney halt promotion's plans

Apr 9, 2020

UFC 249 has been canceled after ESPN and parent company Disney stopped UFC President Dana White’s plan to keep fighting amid the coronavirus pandemic

Official: Saints emails on clergy crisis should stay secret

Apr 9, 2020

A court official is recommending to keep secret hundreds of emails detailing the New Orleans Saints’ efforts to conduct damage control for the area’s Roman Catholic archdiocese amid its clergy sexual abuse crisis

NFL will have 58 prospects participating remotely in draft

Apr 9, 2020

The NFL announces 58 prospects will participate remotely in the draft in 2 weeks

AP Source: LA Rams trade WR Brandin Cooks to Texans

Apr 9, 2020

A person familiar with the deal says the Los Angeles Rams are trading receiver Brandin Cooks to the Houston Texans

Night lights at school fields across nation a 'sign of hope'

Apr 9, 2020

The principal at Dumas High School in the Texas Panhandle wanted a way to brighten spirits for students stuck at home during the pandemic